Castle Pines

Castle Pines is an affluent, predominately residential area located just outside of Denver and close to Castle Rock in Douglas County.

Welcome to Castle Pines

A fantastic place to live with abundant green spaces

Castle Pines is an affluent, predominately residential area located just outside of Denver and close to Castle Rock in Douglas County. Residents who live here can enjoy the reprieve from other larger cities and take full advantage of having plenty of green space to enjoy—there are five exclusive parks and over 14 miles of trails! It is a great location for easy access to Denver via the I25 and a quick drive to Denver International Airport.

What to Love

  • Quaint small-town feel
  • Outdoor space
  • Easy access to larger cities
  • Small population

Local Lifestyle

Most residents who call Castle Pines home appreciate being here for the fresh air, spacious lot sizes, and quiet peace that can only be found outside the city.  Many residents enjoy the great outdoors at every opportunity.

Castle Pines offers serenity to those who crave the quiet only found in a small town. They want to ride bikes through the park, stroll on hiking trails, and relax at every opportunity. This is easy to do since Colorado has an abundance of sunshine throughout every year. Many enjoy playing a round of golf with friends or enjoying one of the nearby shopping areas.

In this town, residents often live in gated communities with custom-built homes. They have the luxury of creating a space for themselves, from home styles to landscaping. There is abundant land surrounding each home, yet everyone is still close enough that getting to know your neighbor is possible. This is further enhanced by the relatively small population, the strong sense of community, and a unique kinship with neighbors.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping 

Savoring outstanding foods is one thing that residents of Castle Pines can do any time, thanks to the large variety of restaurants in the area. For instance, people who crave a little Italian cuisine can enjoy Pino's Italian Kitchen and Bar. There are wood-fired pizzas and many other food varieties, each one designed to satisfy your culinary cravings for exotic foods. 

Duke's Steakhouse is a fantastic place to dine if you're in the mood for a savory steak or mussels. One of the best parts of dining here is the romantic atmosphere of the inside dining area and the casualness of the outdoor patios.

Pho 5 is the place to go if you want to try traditional Vietnamese cuisine. Using only the freshest foods, you can try Chicken Satay, deep-fried shrimp, and a large variety of rice or noodle dishes.

Once your taste buds are satisfied, you can venture out to the Outlets at Castle Rock, where you can visit an extensive collection of stores. Black Diamond, Calvin Klein, and Swarovski are just a few. 

Things to Do

In this sleepy little town filled with outdoor lovers, there are things to do both indoors and out. It simply depends on what you want to enjoy. If golfing is your passion, Castle Pines has you covered. Two golf courses located in town are The Ridge at Castle Pines Golf Course and the Country Club at Castle Pines. Both are 18 holes and promise to challenge every golfer that comes to them.

If you prefer to explore a little of this town's history, the Cherokee Ranch & Castle is a great option. Tours are available, and you can also settle in for teatime and finger foods at the end of your tour. In nearby Castle Rock, The EDGE Ziplines & Adventures is an adventure for people who crave a little more excitement. There are obstacles to overcome and several lanes to choose from, based on how much excitement you are in the mood to experience.


The school district for Castle Pines is the Douglas County School District. Two popular schools within the area are:

  • American Academy-Castle Pines, Grades K-8, STEM focused charter school
  • Brightmont Academy, Grades 1-12, private school fully accredited by COGNIA


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Overview for Castle Pines, CO

11,296 people live in Castle Pines, where the median age is 43.2 and the average individual income is $72,139. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Around Castle Pines, CO

There's plenty to do around Castle Pines, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Quinnie’s Cookies, Stack'd, and Bass.

Name Category Distance Reviews
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Dining 0.84 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.84 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.24 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.36 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.48 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.12 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars

Schools in Castle Pines, CO

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The following schools are within or nearby Castle Pines. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Timber Trail Elementary School
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Buffalo Ridge Elementary School
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Demographics and Employment Data for Castle Pines, CO

Castle Pines has 3,747 households, with an average household size of 3.01. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Castle Pines do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 11,296 people call Castle Pines home. The population density is 1,177.38 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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